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Poland breaks with EU, voices empathy with US stance on Iran

Polish leaders are planning to defend the U.S. government's withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal within the European Union, where the decision has been strongly criticized. Prime Minister Mateusz

'Massive' job hiring going on at Macy's on Tuesday

How's that saying go: "When one door closes, another opens?" On the one hand, in January Macy's announced it was closing 11 stores this year — including the downtown Miami … Click to Continue »

Skull fractured by a bear, this 'fierce' wildlife worker hiked two miles to safety

Friends say Amber Kornak always wanted to work with bears. Last week, a bear nearly killed her in a remote area in the Cabinet Mountains in northwestern Montana. Kornak was … Click to Continue »

Georgia doctor who made music videos during surgeries faced lawsuit over brain damage

A Lilburn, Ga., plastic surgeon who filmed herself singing and dancing (complete with booty-shaking aides in the background) while patients were exposed on the operating table is now facing several …

California appeals to defend law allowing life-ending drugs

California's attorney general has appealed a judge's decision to toss a 2016 state law allowing the terminally ill to end their lives. Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Monday asked for … Click to

High school forced valedictorian to strip Jesus references from graduation speech, he says

Graduation was supposed to be a joyous time for Sam Blackledge, but the valedictorian of West Prairie High School in Sciota, Illinois, said the experience left him feeling awful. “I … Click to

'Pretend like we're going to shoot you,' Texas cop yells at woman in video

Houston, Texas Police Chief Art Acevedo is defending the tactics officers used after they stopped a vehicle that had been reported stolen. But one phrase yelled by the arresting officer … Click to

US stocks edge higher as technology companies, banks rise

Technology companies and banks are rising Tuesday morning as U.S. stocks head higher for the second day in a row. Automakers are climbing after China said it will reduce auto … Click to Continue »

The Latest: Commemorative coin issued of Kim-Trump meeting

The Latest on President Donald Trump's planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local): 10:20 a.m. President Donald Trump's meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong … Click to

Former aide to Hillary Clinton, Andrew Cuomo to run for AG

A Buffalo attorney and former adviser to Democrats Hillary Clinton and Andrew Cuomo has announced her candidacy for New York attorney general. Leecia (LEE'-sha) Eve serves on the board of … Click to

Roseanne Barr promises an upbeat 'Roseanne' season finale

Roseanne Barr says the season finale of her revived and controversial ABC sitcom "Roseanne" will come to a climax Tuesday with the embrace of a hopeful principle. "We're wrapping up … Click to

For the first time in 226 years, woman to lead the NYSE

The New York Stock Exchange for the first time in its 226-year history will be led by a woman. Stacey Cunningham, who started her career as a floor clerk on … Click to Continue »

Forecasters upgrade tropical system's chance of strengthening

A system rolling north from the southwestern Gulf of Mexico has a better chance of strengthening to a tropical depression or storm later in the week, National Hurricane Center forecasters said

EU greenlights trade talks with Australia, New Zealand

The European Union has given the green light to trade talks with Australia and New Zealand and sees the move as a boost for global trade in the face of … Click to Continue »

Your child may have a higher risk of cancer if you keep your house too clean, study says

There's a way to reduce your child's risk of getting cancer, a new study says, and it also gives you an excuse to clean your house less. A study published … Click to Continue »

Publix censors a smart word on a cake — because it looked dirty

Publix cake makers, or whoever came up with the list of naughty words that cannot appear on cakes, clearly didn't graduate from high school "with the highest distinction." For generations, … Click to

Agents in South Texas seize $16M in counterfeit-label items

Federal agents in South Texas have seized nearly 79,000 bogus-label clothing, electronics and other items at a public storage facility in an estimated $16 million counterfeit cargo bust. Investigators

The Latest: Polls open in Georgia gubernatorial primary

The Latest on the gubernatorial primary in Georgia (all times local): 9:20 a.m. Voting has started in Georgia's gubernatorial primary. Five Republicans and two Democrats are vying to replace

Fresh ways to save some green at the farmers market

The difference between the produce at farmers markets and supermarkets is more than "tomayto" versus "tomahto." And buying fresh fruit and vegetables at farmers markets offers opportunities to save

'Beyond Vision': an exhibit to touch, smell and hear, too

Cutting-edge technologies and designs can make daily life better, particularly for those with sensory disabilities, a new exhibit here demonstrates. "The Senses: Design Beyond Vision" features works